Faculty Details

Dr. Biresh K Sahoo

Professor, Economics
Ph.D. (IIT Kharagpur, India), JSPS Fellow (GRIPS, Tokyo, Japan), Lise Meitner Fellow (WU-Wien, Austria)
Phone:+91 (0)674 6647 735 (O) / 996 (R)
Email:biresh@ximb.ac.in
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Teaching Interests

Microeconomic Theory
Economics of Benchmarking

Research Interests

Applied Production Frontier Analysis
Efficiency and Productivity Analysis
Data Envelopment Analysis

My research work have appeared in:
- European Journal of Operational Research
- Ecological Economics
- International Journal of Production Economics
- Omega: The International Journal of Management Science
- Annals of Operations Research
- International Journal of Systems Science
- Socio-Economic Planning Sciences
- Journal of Economic Studies
- International Transactions in Operational Research
- Opsearch
- Journal of the Operations Research Society of Japan

External Links (I)
On Scholar's Citation Indices
- h-index: 15 |i10-index: 16 | Total Citations: 693 (Google Scholar)
<http://scholar.google.co.in/citations?hl=en&user=tKolDVgAAAAJ>
- h-index: 11 | Total Citations: 323 (Scopus, Science Direct)
<http://www.scopus.com/authid/detail.url?authorId=7003533402>
- RG Score: 24.18 | Impact Points: 48.54 (Research Gate)
<http://www.researchgate.net/profile/Biresh_Sahoo/>

On Scholar's Professional Information
- ORCID <http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7964-9536>
- Linkedin <http://in.linkedin.com/pub/biresh-sahoo/42/681/74a>

External Links (II)
On Postdoc Fellowship
- Lise Meitner Programme for scientists from abroad
<https://www.fwf.ac.at/en/research-funding/fwf-programmes/meitner-programme/>
- JSPS Postdoctoral Fellowships for Foreign Researchers
<http://www.jsps.go.jp/english/e-fellow/postdoctoral.html>

On Software for Efficiency Measurement
- TFPIP, DEAP, and FRONTIER
<http://www.uq.edu.au/economics/cepa/software.htm>
- EMS (Efficiency Measurement System)
<http://www.holger-scheel.de/ems/>

Administrative Responsibilities

Coordinator for Library Services in XIMB (since May 2013 onwards ...)
Coordinator for Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) in XIMB (May, 2011- July, 2012)
Coordinator for Economics Area in XIMB (2010 -2012)

Member in Editorial Board

Journal of Social and Administrative Sciences (since 2014 ...)
<<http://kspjournals.org/index.php/JSAS/about/editorialTeam>>
Journal of Economic and Social Thought (since 2014 ...)
<<http://kspjournals.org/index.php/JEST/about/editorialTeam>>
Journal of Economics and Political Economy (since 2014 ...)
<<http://kspjournals.org/index.php/JEPE/about/editorialTeam>>
Journal of Applied Science and Engineering Management (since 2013 ...)
<<http://www.nvlscience.com/Contents.aspx?ID=30>>
International Journal of Research in Industrial Engineering (since 2012 ...)
<<http://www.nvlscience.com/Contents.aspx?ID=20>>
The Open Management Journal (2010 - 2014)
AIMS International Journal of Management (since 2009 ...)
<<http://www.aims-international.org/aimsijm/editorialboard.asp>>
International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change (since 2009 ...)
<<http://www.igi-global.com/journal/international-journal-information-systems-social/1111>>

Other Membership

AIMS International (www.aims-international.org)

Research & Publications

2015, Chapter: Scale Elasticity in Non-parametric DEA Approach, In J. Zhu (ed.) Data Envelopment Analysis - A Handbook of Models and Methods (Chapter 9, pp: 269-290), New York: Springer.

2015, Journal: On the identification of the global reference set in data envelopment analysis, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 245, No. 3, pp. 779-788.

2014, Journal: Decomposing Technical Efficiency and Scale Elasticity in Two-stage Network DEA, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 233, No. 3, pp. 584-594.

2014, Journal: A Generalized Multiplicative Directional Distance Function for Efficiency Measurement in DEA, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 232, No. 3, pp. 679-688.

2014, Journal: Cost, revenue and profit efficiency measurement in DEA: A directional distance function approach, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 237, No. 3, pp. 921-931.

2014, Journal: Decomposing Technical Inefficiency through the Principle of Least Action, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 239, No. 3, pp. 776-785.

2014, Chapter: Decomposing Efficiency and Returns to Scale in Two-stage Network Systems, In W. D. Cook and J. Zhu (eds.) Data Envelopment Analysis: A Handbook on the Modelling of Internal Structures and Networks (Chapter 7, pp: 137-164) New York: Springer.

2014, Journal: Neoclassical Characterization of Returns to Scale in Nonparametric Production Analysis, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp. 78-86.

2013, Chapter: Scale Economies in Indian Commercial Banking Sector: Evidence from DEA and Translog Estimates, In J. Wang (ed.) Information Systems and Global Society: Social Change and Global Development (Chapter 15, pp: 239-259), IGI Global, USA.

2013, Journal: Non-parametric Measurement of Economies of Scale and Scope in Non-competitive Environment with Price Uncertainty, Omega, Vol. 41, No. 1, pp. 97-111.

2012, Journal: Constructing Macroeconomic Performance Index of Indian States Using DEA, Journal of Economic Studies, Vol. 39, No. 1, pp. 63-83.

2012, Journal: Returns to Growth in a Non-parametric DEA Approach, International Transactions in Operational Research, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 463-486.

2011, Journal: Radial and Non-radial Decompositions of Luenberger Productivity Indicator with an Illustrative Application, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 131, No. 2, pp. 721-726.

2011, Journal: Alternative Measures of Environmental Technology Structures in DEA: An Application, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 215, No. 3, pp. 750-762.

2011, Journal: Examining the Drivers of Total Factor Productivity Change with an Illustrative Example of 14 EU Countries, Ecological Economics, Vol. 72, No. 1, pp. 60-69.

2011, Journal: Examining Performance of Banks in India: Post Transition Period, The IUP Journal of Bank Management, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp. 7-31.

2011, Journal: Scale Economies in Indian Commercial Banking Sector: Evidence from DEA and Translog Estimates, International Journal of Information Systems and Social Change, Vol. 2, No. 4, pp. 13-30.

2010, Journal: An Alternative Approach to Monetary Aggregation in DEA, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 204, No. 3, pp. 672-682.

2009, Journal: Decomposing Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis: An Application to Banks in India, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 195, No. 2, pp. 575-594.

2009, Journal: Radial and Non-radial Decompositions of Profit Change: With An Application to Indian Banking, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 196, No. 3, pp. 1130-1146.

2009, Journal: Fair Allocation Based on Two Criteria: A DEA Game View of Add Them Up and Divide by Two, Journal of the Operations Research Society of Japan, Vol. 52, No. 2, pp. 131-146.

2008, Journal: A Non-parametric Approach to Measuring Short-run Expansion Path, Journal of Quantitative Economics, Vol. 6, No. 1&2, pp. 137-150.

2008, Journal: Decomposition of Total Factor Productivity Growth in Nonparametric Framework: A Reconsideration, The Indian Journal of Economics, Vol. LXXXVIII, No. 350, pp. 493-524.

2008, Journal: A Comparative Application of Alternative DEA Models in Selecting Efficient Large Cap Market Securities in India, International Journal of Management Perspectives, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 62-75.

2007, Journal: Productive Performance Evaluation of the Banking Sector in India Using Data Envelopment Analysis, International Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 63-79.

2007, Journal: Scale, Scope and Capacity Utilization in DEA, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 298-328.

2007, Journal: Examining the Total Factor Productivity Change in Radial and Non-radial DEA Models: An Application to Indian Commercial Banks, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 15, No. 4, pp. 383-405.

2006, Journal: Re-examining Scale Elasticity in DEA, Annals of Operations Research, Vol. 145, No. 1, pp. 69-87.

2006, Journal: Evaluating Technical Change: An Application to Indian Sunrise Industries, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 36, No. 1, pp. 59-86.

2006, Book: Efficiency Models in Data Envelopment Analysis: Techniques of Evaluation of Productivity of Firms in a Growing Economy, London: Palgrave Macmillan (ISBN-13: 978-0-230-01886-0, ISBN-10: 0-230-01886-6).

2005, Journal: Evaluating Cost Efficiency and Returns to Scale in the Life Insurance Corporation of India Using Data Envelopment Analysis, Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol. 39, No. 4, pp. 261-285.

2005, Chapter: Evaluation of Alternative Efficiency Measures: An Application. , In R. Ghosh and C. Neogi (eds.) Theory and Applications of Productivity and Efficiency: Econometric and DEA Approach (Chapter 3, pp: 45-666), Macmillan India.

2004, Journal: Degree of Scale Economies and Congestion: A Unified DEA Approach, European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 158, No. 3, pp. 755-772.

2004, Journal: Measuring Productivity Growth and Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis: An Application, International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 165-200.

2003, Journal: Scale, Indivisibilities and Production Function in Data Envelopment Analysis, International Journal of Production Economics, Vol. 84, No. 2, pp. 165-192.

2003, Journal: An Empirical Comparison of Farrell and Koopmans Measures of Technical Efficiency in Data Envelopment Analysis, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 81-110.

2002, Journal: An Alternative to CRISIL Credit Rating Using Discriminant Analysis, The IUP Journal of Applied Finance, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp.

2001, Journal: Measuring Technical Efficiency in Data Envelopment Analysis, Opsearch, Vol. 38, No. 5, pp. 456-483.

2000, Journal: Returns to Scale and Technical Efficiency in Indian Agriculture, Anvesak: Journal of the Sardar Patel Institute of Economic Research, Vol. 30, No. 1, pp. 39-60.

1999, Journal: A Comparative Application of Data Envelopment Analysis and Frontier Translog Production Function for Estimating Returns to Scale and Efficiencies, International Journal of Systems Science, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 379-394.

Projects / Consultancy

2009, Measuring Inter-temporal efficiency and returns to Scale in DEA: An Application to Indian Banking Industry, Client: , Status:

2009, Extended DEA Models and Eco-efficiency, Client: , Status:

2009, Network DEA and its Applications, Client: , Status:

2008, Productivity Management in Rice Production Activities A Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: , Status:

2007, Radial and Non-radial Decompositions of Profit Variance, Client: , Status:

2006, Nonparametric and Parametric Measures of Scale Elasticity: A Comparative Evaluation, Client: , Status:

2005, Indivisibilities and Economies of Scope in Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: , Status:

2004, Scale, Scope and Capacity Utilization in Data Envelopment Analysis, Client: , Status:

Work Experience

April 01, 2013 - April 14, 2013
Visiting Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi [India] (On a special leave from XIMB).

April 03, 2012 - April 17, 2012
Visiting Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi [India] (On a special leave from XIMB).

Feb. 19, 2012 - Feb.23, 2012
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from XIMB).

May 28, 2010 onwards ...
Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) [India]

May 28, 2009 - May 27, 2010
Associate Professor, Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar (XIMB) [India]

March 12, 2009 - March 20, 2009
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special casual leave from Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore).

Feb. 05, 2008 - Feb. 04, 2009
(Senior) Lise Meitner Fellow, Department of Economics, Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration, Vienna (WU-Wien) [Austria] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Sept. 01, 2007 - May 26, 2009
Professor, Amrita School of Business (ASB), Coimbatore [India].

Jan. 23, 2007 - Feb.22, 2007
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Jan. 12, 2006 - Feb. 01, 2006
Visiting Scholar, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore).

Dec. 01, 2004 - Dec. 25, 2004
Research Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from ASB, Coimbatore)

July 05, 2004 - Aug. 31, 2007
Associate Professor, Amrita School of Business (ASB), Amrita University, Coimbatore [India].

March 07, 2004 - March 27, 2004:
Research Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan].

Nov. 05, 2001 - Nov. 04, 2002
JSPS (Postdoc.) Fellow, National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS), Tokyo [Japan] (On a special leave from TAPMI, Manipal)

Feb. 01, 2000 - Feb. 29, 2004
Assistant Professor, T. A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI), Manipal [India].

July 12, 1999 - Jan. 31, 2000
Assistant Professor of Economics at SDM Institute for Management Development, Mysore [India].